William R Jarvis

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The Lowbury Lecture. The United States approach to strategies in the battle against healthcare-associated infections, 2006: transitioning from benchmarking to zero tolerance and clinician accountability
    William R Jarvis
    Jason and Jarvis Associates, Hilton Head Island, SC 20029, USA
    J Hosp Infect 65:3-9. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint National prevalence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in inpatients at US health care facilities, 2006
    William R Jarvis
    Jason and Jarvis Associates, Hilton Head Island, SC, USA
    Am J Infect Control 35:631-7. 2007
  3. doi request reprint National prevalence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in inpatients at United States health care facilities, 2010
    William R Jarvis
    Jason and Jarvis Associates, LLC, Hilton Head Island, SC, USA
    Am J Infect Control 40:194-200. 2012
  4. doi request reprint National point prevalence of Clostridium difficile in US health care facility inpatients, 2008
    William R Jarvis
    Jason and Jarvis Associates, 135 Dune Lane, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928, USA
    Am J Infect Control 37:263-70. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Health care-associated bloodstream infections associated with negative- or positive-pressure or displacement mechanical valve needleless connectors
    William R Jarvis
    Jason and Jarvis Associates, Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 49:1821-7. 2009

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Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint The Lowbury Lecture. The United States approach to strategies in the battle against healthcare-associated infections, 2006: transitioning from benchmarking to zero tolerance and clinician accountability
    William R Jarvis
    Jason and Jarvis Associates, Hilton Head Island, SC 20029, USA
    J Hosp Infect 65:3-9. 2007
    ..Implementation of evidence-based HAI prevention interventions should be a high priority for all healthcare facilities to reduce preventable HAIs to the greatest extent possible...
  2. ncbi request reprint National prevalence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in inpatients at US health care facilities, 2006
    William R Jarvis
    Jason and Jarvis Associates, Hilton Head Island, SC, USA
    Am J Infect Control 35:631-7. 2007
    ..Despite methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) being endemic in virtually all US health care facilities, there are no data on the prevalence of MRSA in US health care facilities...
  3. doi request reprint National prevalence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in inpatients at United States health care facilities, 2010
    William R Jarvis
    Jason and Jarvis Associates, LLC, Hilton Head Island, SC, USA
    Am J Infect Control 40:194-200. 2012
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  4. doi request reprint National point prevalence of Clostridium difficile in US health care facility inpatients, 2008
    William R Jarvis
    Jason and Jarvis Associates, 135 Dune Lane, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928, USA
    Am J Infect Control 37:263-70. 2009
    ..Recent published estimates of Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) incidence have been based on small numbers of hospitals or national hospital discharge data. These data suggest that CDI incidence is increasing...
  5. doi request reprint Health care-associated bloodstream infections associated with negative- or positive-pressure or displacement mechanical valve needleless connectors
    William R Jarvis
    Jason and Jarvis Associates, Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 49:1821-7. 2009
    ..Needleless connectors (NCs) are an important component of the intravenous system. NCs initially were introduced to reduce health care worker needlestick injuries, yet some of these NCs may increase HA-BSI risk...